Kontinkangas Research Infrastructure Day, Oulu

The series of two events invite you to have a closer look at Kontinkangas Campus in Oulu and get to know its infrastructure services.

Time: 17 and 24 March 2022
Place: Palotie (auditorium 101A), Aapistie 5A, the main building of Kontinkangas Campus

This event will be held in English. It is free of charge but requires registration by Friday 11.3.2022


Thursday, 17.3.2022

12:00-12:10      Opening: Lauri Eklund

Session 1, Chair:  Jukka Hakkola

12:10-12:25      Laboratory animals services (OULAC, Hanna-Marja Voipio)

12:25-12:40      Generation and analysis of transgenic mice (BCO, Reetta Hinttala)

12:40-12:55      Proteomics and protein analysis (BCO, Lloyd Ruddock)

12:55-13:05      Echocardiography (FMed, Risto Kerkelä)

13:05-13:15      Metabolism cages (FMed, Karl-Heinz Herzig)

13:15-13:25      IVIS in vivo imaging system (BCO, OULAC, Linda Birgisdottir)

13:25-13:35      Flexivent respiratory function (FBMM, Tapio Röning)

13:35-14:00 Break

Session 2, Chair:  Simo Saarakkala

14:00-14:15      Advanced light microscopy (BCO, Veli-Pekka Ronkainen)

14:15-14:30      Electron microscopy (BCO, Ilkka Miinalainen)

14:30-14:45      Computed tomography and x-ray microscopy (FMed, Mikko Finnilä)

14:45-14:55      Incucyte live cell imaging Fmed (Fmed, Sanna Palosaari)

Clinical cohorts, bio- and databanks

14:55-15:10      Borealis Biobank (FMed, Raisa Serpi)

15:10-15:25      Northern Finland Birth Cohorts/Arctic Biobank (FMed, Minna Ruddock)

15:25-15:40      Discussion

Academy of Finland’s “Local Infrastructures” call

Thursday, 24.3.2022

12:00-12:10      Opening: Lauri Eklund

Session 3, Chair:  Seppo Vainio

12:10-12:25      DNA/RNA sequencing (BCO, Katri Pylkäs)

12:25-12:40      Histological techniques (FMed, Katja Porvari)

12:40-12:55      Biocomputing (BCO, Andre Juffer)

12:55-13:10      Structural biology (BCO, Lari Lehtiö)

13:10-13:20      Optical genome mapping (FMed, Tuomo Mantere)

13:20-13:30      Optical tweezers (FBMM, Jeena Ainikkal Velayudhan)

13:30-14:00 Break

Session 4,  Chair: Caglar Elbuken

14:00-14:15      Viral gene vectors  (BCO, Aki Manninen)

14:15-14:25      Fluorescence-activated cell sorting  (FMed, Virpi Glumoff)

14:25-14:35      Electrophysiology lab (FMed, Esa-Ville Immonen)

14:35-14:45      Single cell (sc) technologies and scRNAseq (FBMM, Jane Chen)

14:45-14:55      Induced pluripotent stem cells (FMed, Salla Kangas, hiPSC)

14:55-15:05      Hypoxia workstation (FBMM, Antti Salo)

15:05-15:15      Seahorse metabolic assay (FMed, Eija Pirinen)

Administration & Management

15:15-15:25      iLab management software (BCO, Pirkko Huhtala)

15:25 – 15:45    Discussion

Warmly welcome to join!